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When do I have a Personal Injury case in South Florida?

Knowing when you have a Personal Injury case may not always be obvious. It’s important to remember that just because you got hurt does not necessarily mean you have a claim. To put it simply, you need to be hurt because someone else did something they shouldn’t have done. South Florida Personal Injury Attorney Grant…

Too Good to Be True: Downfalls of the Balloon Mortgage

Many people don’t fully understand the terms of the mortgages they are agreeing to when purchasing a home. This may lead to foreclosure of the property when repayment becomes burdensome or simply impossible. This is especially true of the “too good to be true” Balloon Mortgage.   What Is a Balloon Mortgage? Let’s begin by first…

Q&A with Attorney Grant J. Skolnick, Director of the Personal Injury Department

When The Ticktin Law Group expanded into the area of Personal Injury Law in 2015, Attorney Grant J. Skolnick was hired to spearhead the department. With unmatched charisma and an impeccable attention to detail, Grant provides exceptional customer service to each of his Personal Injury clients throughout their case. We sat down with him to learn…

The Importance of Witnesses to Your Personal Injury Claim

Many Personal Injury claims end up with conflicting stories. It’s not uncommon for someone to admit that they were at fault immediately after the accident, but as time goes by, completely change their tune. Other times, both sides maintain their innocence and claim the other party was always at fault. So, how do you —…

Employee vs. Independent Contractor? Differences and Tax Consequences

Business owners commonly face the same hiring decision: hire a full-time employee or an independent contractor to do the same work? Although the differences between an independent contractor and an employee seem slight, proper classification is important. There are obvious financial benefits to a business owner that have clouded the distinction between the two. Furthermore,…

Celebrating 10 Years As An Attorney: Q&A With Kendrick Almaguer

Today marks a special occasion for The Ticktin Law Group Attorney Kendrick Almageur. On this day, 10 years ago, Kendrick was admitted to The Florida Bar. To mark the occasion, we’ve put together this brief Q&A to share Kendrick’s experience as the curtain closes on his first decade of legal practice.   The Ticktin Law…

Foreclosure in Florida: Statute of Limitations Defense

One defense in a foreclosure lawsuit is the lapsing of the statute of limitations. When a bank has waited too long to exercise their rights to sue on a delinquent mortgage, the law says that the statute of limitations has run.   Statutes of limitations are laws passed that set the maximum time after an…